Dynamic Ophthalmic Ultrasonography
Publication Date: September 23, 2009
Availability: In Stock
ISBN/ISSN: 9781608311439


Based on material from the Advanced Retinal Imaging Center of The New York Eye and Ear Infirmary, this video atlas is a dynamic presentation of various ophthalmic and orbital entities encountered in the clinical setting. Dynamic Ophthalmic Ultrasonography is designed for quick reference in clinics performing ultrasound of the eye. For the first time in ophthalmic literature, the book dynamically presents the basic ultrasound movements observed in the eye and orbit. It shows the usual movement of a particular tissue and the possible types of motion it could manifest in various pathologic situations.

A companion Website shows 180 B-scan ultrasound videos of typical and atypical ophthalmic tissue movements observed in various eye conditions in actual clinical cases. By watching the videos, the viewer becomes familiar with how ophthalmic tissues behave and can recognize which specific anatomic structures are involved when confronted with a similar case. This understanding of the intricacies of ophthalmic tissue dynamics enables the clinician to interpret ultrasound findings in a logical manner. Several cases are included to test the reader.

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--By using B-scan ultrasound movies of actual clinical cases, it brings to life what other books have attempted to describe in words
--Combines descriptive textbook with approximately 200 ultrasound images and corresponding video clips on companion Website
--No reference exists that primarily shows the typical and atypical B-scan ultrasound movements observed in various eye conditions
--Viewing this video atlas (180 video clips on companion Solution Site) will sharpen one's clinical ability to correctly interpret ultrasound scans
Julian Pancho S. Garcia Jr., MD
Associate Professor of Ophthalmology, The New York Eye and Ear Infirmary, New York, NY; New York Medical College, Valhalla, NY

Paul T. Finger MD, FACS
Associate Professor of Ophthalmology, The New York Eye and Ear Infirmary and New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY

Richard B. Rosen MD, FACS, FASRS, CRA
Vice-Chairman and Associate Professor of Ophthalmology, The New York Eye and Ear Infirmary, New York, NY; New York Medical College, Valhalla, NY

ISBN/ISSN: 9781608311439
Product Format: Hardbound
Trim Size: 8.375 x 10.875
Pages: 256
Pub Date: September 23, 2009
Weight: 2.2


Chapter 1: Introduction
How to Obtain Dynamic Ophthalmic Ultrasound Movies
Positioning of the Probe
Anterior Ocular Segment Imaging
Posterior Ocular Segment Imaging

Format of the Video Atlas


Chapter 2: Convection

Chapter 3: Gravity-Dependent Movement

Chapter 4: Reflex Motion

Chapter 5: Vascularity

Chapter 6: Aftermovement of Vitreous

Chapter 7: Aftermovement of Hyaloid
Partial Posterior Vitreous Detachments
V-Shaped Posterior Vitreous Detachments
Complete Posterior Vitreous Detachments

Chapter 8: Aftermovement of Retina
Focal Retinal Detachments
Low-Lying Retinal Detachments
Open-Funnel Retinal Detachments
Closed-Funnel Retinal Detachments
Traction Retinal Detachments

Chapter 9: Aftermovement of Choroid
Low-Lying Choroidal Detachments
Dome-Shaped Choroidal Detachments


Chapter 10: Complex Dynamic Ultrasound Case Presentations

Chapter 11: Limitations of Dynamic Ophthalmic Ultrasonography

Suggested Readings
Appendix: List of Videos

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